The Ventriloquist

An online publication at and outside the boundary of evangelical Christianity.

posts by Tim Cuffman & Danielle Early



February 2012

Nudity and Art

by Tim Cuffman & Danielle Early, on Art, February 2012

Imagine that you are naked right now. Imagine that you are standing in front of Michelangelo’s David. Imagine that you are watching film footage of Jews stripping off their clothes in a Holocaust death camp right before they head into the ‘showers.’ In each of these scenarios, the common thread is ‘nudity’ and our interaction with it. Many students were outraged last year when Cedarville showed a not-entirely-censored version…